Orange Bay Beach East

This quiet beach is gorgeous, with lush foliage, rocky terrain on the small capes that border the bay and ultra fine white sand.

Situated in Orange Bay, Orange Bay Beach East is on the East coast of Jamaica. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. You will usually find plenty of beach space once you hit the sand, as the area surrounding the beach is not extremely crowded.

How to Access The Beach
An access road will bring you north to this beach from West Street.

Amenities and Ambiance

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. Fortunately, the water here is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you want to see the underwater world.

Orange Bay Beach East offers visitors an idyllic and tranquil place to escape, due to the fact that the area surrounding the beach isn't too crowded at all.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on Jamaica's East coast; it will be near other attractions like Portland Art Gallery, which is two and a half miles to the southeast.

If you're interested in learning more about the history of Jamaica, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Christ Church, which is accessed quickly by taking a cab.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Orange Bay Beach East
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Portland Art Gallery Art Gallery 2.5 SE Jamaica
Folly Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.1 ESE Jamaica
Christ Church Historical Site 3.2 SE Jamaica
Folly Ruins Historical Site 3.4 ESE Jamaica
Constant Spring Golf Club Golf Course 22.5 WSW Jamaica

Cities and Towns

Orange Bay Beach East is in the Port Antonio area, so walking the city is a definite option. Nearby, you'll find the city of Port Antonio, which is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From Orange Bay Beach East, Port Antonio is a fairly short distance away, about three miles (four and a half kilometers).


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how packed the nearby hotels are. The area does not have very many large hotels, but it can attract guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

You'll find a decent number of hotel rooms which can be reached in the car. A list of the closest options can be viewed in the list below.

Accommodations near Orange Bay Beach East
Hotel Distance Direction Type
By the Sea 1.1 mi. W B & B
Paradise Inn Resort -- -- Resort
San San Tropez 2.1 mi. SE Hotel
Demontevin Lodge Hotel 2.9 mi. SE Hotel
Mango Ridge Guest Cottages 3.2 mi. SE Cottages
Hotel Tim Bamboo 3.5 mi. SE Hotel
Jamaica Palace Hotel 5.1 mi. ESE Hotel
Mocking Bird Hill 5.5 mi. ESE Lodge
Geejam 5.7 mi. ESE Hotel
Tropical Lagoon 7.1 mi. ESE Hotel


If you're on the beach and start to get the munchies, don't worry, you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. One of the nearest places to eat is Dickie's Best Kept Secret. This restaurant serves Jamaican cuisine. Many guests rave about their comfort food. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's only a short distance away.

Nearby restaurants are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Orange Bay Beach East
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Dickie's Best Kept Secret (876) 809-6276 Jamaican Very Casual 1.7 mi. SE
San San Tropez (876) 993-7213 International, Italian Very Casual 2.1 mi. SE
Marybelle's Pub on the Pier (876) 413-9731 Jamaican Very Casual 2.8 mi. SE
Brisc Sports Bar and Grill -- Jamaican Very Casual -- --
Chicken Place Restaurant & Catering Servs The (876) 993-4984 -- -- -- --
D-Tech Computers Internet Cafe (876) 715-4601 -- -- -- --
Green Palm Restaurant (876) 715-4482 -- -- -- --
Juici Patties Port Antonio -- Jamaican Very Casual -- --
Rusalka Restaurant (876) 715-5756 -- -- -- --
Yosch Cafe -- International Very Casual 2.9 mi. SE
Dekal Internet Cafe & Bistro (876) 297-7566 International Very Casual 3.0 mi. SE
Shadows (876) 933-3823 Eclectic Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides Orange Bay Beach East in Jamaica.

Vacationers may also want to visit Errol Flynn Marina Beach, located within a couple of miles.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Jamaica, and Orange Bay Beach East is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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